Engine-Codes - Generic - P1237

P1237 - Fuel Pump Secondary Circuit Fault

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3  What is this?
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P1237 Possible Causes

  • Faulty Fuel Pump Driver Module (FPDM)
  • Fuel Pump Driver Module (FPDM) harness is open or shorted
  • Fuel Pump Driver Module (FPDM) circuit poor electrical connection
  • Faulty fuel pump

How is the P1237 code repair?

Start by checking the "Possible Causes" listed above. Visually inspect the related wiring harness and connectors. Check for damaged components and look for broken, bent, pushed out, or corroded connector's pins.

What is the cost to diagnose the P1237 code

Labor: 1.0

The cost to diagnose the P1237 code is 1.0 hour of labor. The auto repair labor rates vary widely across the country, and even within the same city. Most auto repairs shops charge between $75 and $150 per hour.

Possible Symptoms

  • Engine Light ON (or Service Engine Soon Warning Light)

P1237 Meaning

Fuel Pump Driver Modules (FPDM) controls the voltage to the Fuel Pump in order to maintain proper fuel pressure over the full operating range of the engine. The P1237 code indicates the FPDM detected a fuel pump secondary circuit concern. The FPDM sends a message to the Powertrain Control Module (PCM) through the Fuel Pump Monitor (FPM) circuit indicating this concern was detected. The PCM sets the DTC when the message is received.

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